Natalie Giarratano’s first collection of poems, Leaving Clean, won the 2013 Liam Rector First Book Prize in Poetry and was published in 2013 (Briery Creek Press). Recent poems appear in Beltway Poetry Quarterly, Gulf Stream: Poems of the Gulf Coast, Isthmus Review, Tupelo Quarterly, Laurel Review, Best New Poets, and Typo. She co-edits Pilot Light, an online journal of 21st century poetics and criticism, teaches writing at American University, and lives in Northern Virginia with her partner and their pup.
More on this poet: Beltway Poetry Quarterly: http://www.beltwaypoetry.com/poetry/poets/names/giarratano-natalie/
written by Kim Roberts, January 2015